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Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989:'Y'know, Hugh, I think we were better off when we took over the Government back in 1957 - that time we only had a serious economic crisis to worry about.' Evening Post. 1973.

Reference Number: B-134-765

This cartoon shows new Prime Minister Kirk and his deputy Hugh Watt discussing the problems the new Labour Government faces. Through the window Leader of the Opposition Marshall and his deputy Muldoon are looking on smugly.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Rt Hon Norman Eric Kirk, Sir Robert David Muldoon, Rt Hon Sir John Ross Marshall, British Commonwealth Games, Hon Hugh Watt, The Evening Post (Newspaper. 1865-2002), Nevile Sidney Lodge, Springboks (Rugby team), New Zealand National Party, New Zealand Labour Party, HART Aotearoa, France, South Africa, New Zealand, Trade-unions, Prime ministers, New Zealand - Politics and government, Rugby football - Tournaments - South Africa, New Zealand. Parliament - Elections, 1972, Press and politics, Nuclear weapons - France - Testing, New Zealand. Parliament - Elections, 1957, Pacifists, Rugby football and Protest.

Part of:
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Cartoons for the Evening Post, 1975], Reference Number B-134-739/788 (4 digitised items)
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988], Reference Number B-133/138 (242 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, crayon and letratone, 260 x 316 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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